male person

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n male person a person who belongs to the sex that cannot have babies
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Quotations

  • Hazel Scott
    Hazel Scott
    “There's only one free person in this society, and he is white and male.”

Usage

In literature:

Inside it are a set of further subdivisions which prohibit the marriage of persons related through males.
"The Tribes and Castes of the Central Provinces of India--Volume I (of IV)" by R.V. Russell
And Phyllis is not a girl to rebel, if a male person commands.
"The Chauffeur and the Chaperon" by C. N. Williamson
She discouraged if she didn't forbid the visits of male persons not senile: she said she could never be too careful.
"Embarrassments" by Henry James
She would be horrified, if she thought a male person even imagined her in bed!
"Ruth Fielding and the Gypsies" by Alice B. Emerson
Any male persons who had surrendered to the enemy out of cowardice were arrested.
"My Reminiscences of the Anglo-Boer War" by Ben Viljoen
The number of persons who joined them was about fifty thousand, including above seven thousand male and female servants.
"Half Hours in Bible Lands, Volume 2" by Rev. P. C. Headley
Seventy-five years ago the white adult males, apart from the Mission colony, consisted of sixteen persons.
"Complete Story of the San Francisco Horror" by Richard Linthicum
No male person is allowed within the dormitory building.
"Ruth Fielding At College" by Alice B. Emerson
One of the Committee proposed "persons" instead of "males.
"History of Woman Suffrage, Volume II"
Yet it was not so much to herself in person as to her male issue that Edward's attention was originally directed.
"A History of England Principally in the Seventeenth Century, Volume I (of 6)" by Leopold von Ranke
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In news:

They were the personal records of 5,124 male and female subjects from the Framingham Heart Study.
Once a male Lazuli Bunting settles on its own personal tune, it sings that one exclusively.
In "Mansome," the intrepid, self-revealing documentarian Morgan Spurlock turns his whimsical eye toward contemporary male attitudes about personal grooming.
Reveals in the male person eye perfect girlfriend.
The comedy Drama Queens takes on a voyeuristic feel as the audience watches eight personalities clash in a male chorus dressing room.
He will be the first male and openly gay person in that job.
Helping male African-American and Latino high school students create a personal action plan consisting of self-improvement and success.
Authorities say the person is male, between 5'2" and 5'4" with a skinny build.
The three anthrax-tainted letters at the heart of a post-September 11 outbreak of biological terrorism were all but certainly written by the same person -- probably a male loner who might work in a laboratory, FBI officials said Friday.
Male and Female Marathon winners set course, personal record.
The person in the home had apparently fired a shotgun at something earlier and a male had received a very slight injury.
Vote for the Hottest Male TV Personality in Abilene here.
At Personalized Learning Inc, the student body makeup is 41 percent male and 59 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 8 percent.
If there's one thing mainstream TV definitely doesn't have enough of, it's charming roguish male protagonists who manage to do their jobs incredibly despite their crippling personal flaws.
We shopped for you 53 gift ideas to suit every personality type—from glam gal to modern male (or female).
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In science:

To convince oneself of the difference between the two quantities, imagine selecting a person at random — the person can either be male or female (our hypothesis).
Comment on `Tainted evidence: cosmological model selection versus fitting', by Eric V. Linder and Ramon Miquel (astro-ph/0702542v2)
Each of 22,784 the data elements concerns a small survey region and is described by 139 features measuring demographic information like the total person count in the region, the proportion of males, the percentage of people aged between 25 and 64, etc.
Resampling methods for parameter-free and robust feature selection with mutual information
The vertical spectra vary by a large factor from one person to another: male 3700 walks rather smoothly; female 3506 strikes the floor sharply with her heel at heel down.
Human Gravity-Gradient Noise in Interferometric Gravitational-Wave Detectors
For example, a coordinate of a male can be written as (M1 , M2 ), so can a coordinate of a female be (F1 , F2 ), and these coordinates all represent the love states of a person.
A model of love in human dynamics
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